Youth are changing the world right now.

Youth and Foster Care

Despite how they’re often treated, young people in the foster care system are powerful beyond measure. Even though they rarely have significant and meaningful opportunities to

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Seattle students in a Freechild workshop discuss issues with an adult ally

Youth and Public Health

Public health is made of organized efforts around the world that aim at to prevent disease and promote health across our communities. Tied together through education, action,

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Freechild Project youth in São Paulo, Brazil.

Youth as Mediators

Engaging youth as mediators teaches young people to understand conflict within themselves and others. Discovering how they influence conflict, how to self-manage conflict, and how to identify strategies for

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Freechild Project youth in Seattle

Project-Based Learning 

ALL children and youth are active people who want to be actively involved in learning, teaching and leadership throughout their communities. Responsible adults acknowledge that

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Freechild Project youth at a summer camp in Seattle

Community Youth Development 

Young people do not exist in a bubble or a vacuum. Instead, they are members of the communities, families and societies they grow up in,

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